noun, plural mis·sion·ar·ies. Also mis·sion·er.
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OTHER WORDS FROM missionarynon·mis·sion·ar·y, adjective, noun, plural non·mis·sion·ar·ies.
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The qualities which he thinks requisite in a missioner to Japan.The Works of John Dryden, Volume XVI. (of 18)|John Dryden
There was a purpose to it all: the light, the audible dropping of the heavy key, the swift going of the Missioner.
The Missioner was silent for some moments, as if lost in a reverie.
"I justify it by the needs of human nature," the Missioner continued.
The clever women rattled their beads and writhed their necks like angry snakes without effect upon the Missioner.